Metolius Update 11/14/18

We are still having some awesome days on the Metolius, with the cold clear days expect most of the feeding to take place subsurface. Standard Metolius nymph rigs comprised of a big Stonefly nymph and little Mayfly pattern are producing most of our fish right now, and will likely be the most productive way to …

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Crooked River Update 11/7/18

Flows have remained low and steady on the Crooked and colder days mean that we will likely see less insect activity and start to focus on tactics more characteristic of “winter fishing” in the coming weeks. BWO’s and Midges will be the primary food sources going forward, and a light nymph rig will become the …

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Fall River Update 11/7/18

The consistent ODFW stocking on the Fall is pretty much done for the year, but there are good numbers of fish in the system. Many of the fish have become more wary of anglers and artificial flies, but we are still having good days and finding some nice fish. Many of the large, bright, attractor …

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Metolius Update 11/7/18

The Metolius has continued to fish well, big nymphs are finding good numbers of fish as are Pheasant Tails, Hare’s Ears, and similar variations in the #14-18 range. The cooler weather has resulted in a little less insect activity than we’ve been seeing, but there are still plenty of fish that will look to the …

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Metolius Update 10/31/18

We’ve continued to see excellent fishing on the Metolius, with lots of Caddis and Mayfly activity on most days. Nymphing has been the most productive approach, but there is certainly opportunity to bring nice Redsides to the surface with a small Caddis, PMD, or BWO pattern. As always, stay observant. Fish looking towards the surface …

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Crane Prairie Closing Day

A quick reminder for everyone: today is the last day of the season to fish Crane. It was a great year for us, we’ll be reminiscing on the many great days and fish we saw on one of the areas most beautiful reservoirs. The fishery did not disappoint and produced good numbers of the amazing …

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